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Multi award winning photojournalist, Adeyinka Adeparusi passes on

According to a report by his employer, NAIJ.com, Adeparusi, was involved in a motorcycle accident in Abuja. He died on the spot. He was last seen alive when he stepped out of his apartment at about 1.00 pm in Kugbo ...

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Court convicts woman for ₦41m fraud

The EFCC today secured the conviction of Yagana Ibrahim Bukar A.K.A Aisha Shettima Noor before Honourable Justice Fatu Riman of the Federal High Court Kano. . .
The convict was arraigned by the EFCC on October 23, 2013 on a ten ...

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Nigerian Air Force destroys illegal barges and canoes carrying stolen oil

In its relentless effort to stop illegal oil bunkering in the Niger Delta, the Air Component of Operation Delta Safe has destroyed new set of barges and canoes used by oil thieves for conveying stolen petroleum products in Rivers State. ...

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Reps ask security agencies to arrest ‘MMM’promoters

Today, the House of Reps asked the EFCC and the CBN to immediately go after the promoters Mavrodi Mondial Moneybox, otherwise known as ‘MMM’ in Nigeria. Lawmakers strongly opposed the investment scheme, which promises 30% return on investment for any ...

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Chief Justice of Nigeria CJN Mahmud Mohammed

Why We Suspended Judges – CJN

The Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN) Justice Mahmud Mohammed, yesterday said the  decision of the National Judicial Council (NJC) to suspend seven judges accused of corruption, showed the desire of the judiciary to preserve its independence.  He explained this on ...

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Fulani herdsmen butcher colleague over cattle

Abdulahi Anaruwa and Mohammed Suleiman were arrested by the Ogun State Police Command for allegedly killing another herdsman, whose cattle they were trying to steal, at Itadodo area of Ofada in Obafemi-Owode LGA Area of the state. The state Police ...

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Failed Suicide Attack In Borno Claim 6 Lives

Troops have foiled two suicide bomb attempts targeted at a military location in Yamtakei in Gwoza Local Government Area in Borno on Thursday and killed five terrorists involved in the attempts. One soldier also died in the failed attempts. According ...

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Friends mourn Nigerian student allegedly killed by a rival cult group

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Kano court frees all 5 suspected killers of the trader accused of blasphemy

Today, a Kano Magistrates’ Court odischarged all the five suspects, who allegedly killed a trader, Mrs. Bridget Agbahime, in Kano on June 2 over allegations of blasphemy. The suspects, Dauda Ahmed, Abdulmumeen Mustafa, Zubairu Abubakar, Abdullahi Abubakar and Musa Abdullahi ...

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Troops intercept suspected B’Haram insurgents in Borno .

Troops of 8 Task Force Division Nigerian Army on a fighting patrol along Monguno-Brimari road, Borno State, today intercepted a group of Boko Haram terorists suspected to be on a mission to loot logistics supplies in surrounding villages.   On ...

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